Frequently Asked Questions on The Crater Library
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The Crater Library FAQ
Writers can send or donate free complimentary e-copies of their work if desired.
Ideally we are looking for work that reflects or informs on some aspect of Nigeria. However, there may be exceptions to this, and The Crater Library reserves the right to judge whether submitted e-resource is suitable to be added to its archive.
It is important that The Crater Library protects the intellectual property rights of people contributing original material. However it is also important that any e-resource added to the collection is of practical use to The Crater Library patrons.
All text documents and images are reviewed to ensure that they comply with our rules before it is approved for viewing and download. We aim to make text documents and images available within one week of submission, but this may vary, depending on the amount of work required and the availability of our volunteers.
For video and audio files, a different system of uploading is necessary due to file sizes and this also applies to text and images where the file size exceeds 50mb
PDF is the preferred format. However we will accept the following:
.pdf, .doc, .docx, .txt, .rtf
Images should be compiled into a PDF document to be compatible for download as an eBook. We accept:
.jpg, .bmp, .png
NOTE: If you wish to submit a work but cannot provide it in any of the above formats, please contact us and we will do our best to find a solution.
To help us make your work as accessible as possible to other library patrons we have provided a submission form for you to complete when you click publish. . This requires you to provide some basic details about your work and to agree to the Creative Commons license.
Definition of Crater: A large or roughly circular hole or pit created by the impact of a meteorite or bomb.